The National Lacrosse League has announced that the 2013 Championship game between the Washington Stealth and the Rochester Knighthawks will be aired on the American Forces Network along with the CBS Sports Network.
The opening faceoff between the Stealth and Knighthawks is set for 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Langley Events Centre in Langley, British Columbia.
“We are proud to bring the NLL championship game to the brave men and women serving overseas in our Armed Forces,” NLL commissioner George Daniel said.
Stealth rookie defenseman Tim Henderson is a graduated of the United States Military Academy at West Point and played four seasons of collegiate lacrosse at Army. Henderson was a two-time All-American Honorable Mention and was the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Year in 2012 as a senior.